Fonds GB 0210 ABERSP - Aber Studios (Printers) Records,

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Aber Studios (Printers) Records,


  • 1968-1984 / (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

0.315 cubic metres (11 boxes)

Context area

Name of creator

Administrative history

Aber Studios was a firm of printers in Aberystwyth, Cardiganshire.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Purchased from O. Thomas, Clarach, November 1987.

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Scope and content

Printers' files of jobbing undertaken for individuals and societies in the Aberystwyth area, 1968-1984, comprising business cards, handbills, brochures, letterheads, poster headings and funeral and wedding services, 1975-1983, and job samples and posters, 1968-1984.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Action: All records purchased by the National Library of Wales have been retained..


Accruals are not expected.

System of arrangement

Arranged into boxes as purchased.

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Conditions governing access

Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

Conditions governing reproduction

Usual copyright regulations apply

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Finding aids

A hard copy of the catalogue, is available in Minor Lists and Summaries 1988, p. 1, at the National Library of Wales. The catalogues can be accessed on-line.

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Title supplied from contents of fonds.

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Institution identifier

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

Rules and/or conventions used

Description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.;AACR2; and LCSH


Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

August 2003


  • English



Archivist's note

Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW Project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries 1988.

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